252 East 57th Street, Apt 58-C
Enchanting city and river views through expansive walls of glass in every room of this incredibly luxurious and elegantly appointed, 2,996 square foot, 3 bedroom/3.5 bath home, are sure to impress. Designed by the world-renown architectural firm, SOM, with interiors by Daniel Romualdez, 252 was one of the most popular and best selling luxury condominiums on Billionaire's Row. The architecturally significant curve, oversized south-facing balcony, 11 foot ceilings, and south, east, and west exposures define this sophisticated home which trades with parking and private storage.
Enter 58C through a proper foyer that gracefully transitions to an 18' reception gallery framing the southern city views; highlights include the East River, Chrysler building and One Vanderbilt among other notable landmarks, in this impressive cityscape. The gentle curved glass creates enhanced views and a beautifully shaped 35'X23' living/dining room with separate seating areas and an over-sized south facing glass balcony. While enjoying the open eastern view of the river and 59th Street bridge, even the most discerning chef will enjoy preparing meals in the grandly proportioned Eggersmann eat-in kitchen with custom built-in desk. Walnut cabinetry and Miele appliances clad in the same rich wood, including vented 5 burner cooktop and wine cooler, white glass quartz countertops and backsplash and an enormous amount of storage add to the beauty of this top of the line kitchen.
The large principal corner suite has commanding views south and west, including central park, a hallway with 2 walk-in closets, and a huge en-suite bath with dual sinks, separate glass shower, opaque glassToto WC and a custom 6' soaking tub. Travel down the wide bedroom hallway to find 2 large additional west facing bedrooms, both with ensuite baths and a deep laundry closet with side by side vented Asko washer and dryer. A powder room, white oak floors, state of the art ceiling hung HVAC system with linear diffusers, automatic blinds, upgraded lighting, and dornbracht fixtures compliment this gracious home.
Arrive at the attended 57th Street entrance or by car to an interior, gated porte-cochere with automated parking garage, offering residents the utmost in privacy and security, a unique feature. The spa has a 75 foot swimming pool, hydrotherapy circuit with steam, sauna, ice and relaxation rooms and the 34th floor has a state of the art fitness center with 2 Pelaton spinning bikes, pilates and yoga rooms, an elegant lounge, dining room and library with 70 foot terrace, billiards room, screening room, conference room, catering kitchen and two furnished guest suites (additional fee). Additionally there is a children's playroom, dog play space with grooming station, bicycle room and storage. Parking space and storage locker trade with the apartment.Read more